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CAJONS

The Cajon, which is the Spanish word for box, has been part of Afro-Peruvian music since the 19th Century. The instrument originated in colonial Peru, when the slaves whose African drums had been forbidden by their masters, used wooden boxes intended to hold fruits or overturned drawers to play their rhythms on.
The Cajon’s later development can be clearly traced back to one man, the Flamenco guitar player Paco de Lucia, who took the Cajon to Spain. Its short staccato sounds makes it perfect for Flamenco music, because it naturally relates to the footwork and hand-claps (“palmas”) used in Flamenco.

Since the Cajon’s historic migration from Peru to Spain, its use has spread worldwide. Today it is found in literally every musical genre and is often used during unplugged gigs or softer songs to replace an entire drum kit. Besides the drum set, it is the most versatile rhythm instrument available and should not be missing in any
drummer’s- or percussionist’s arsenal.

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CREATE DRUM SET BEATS
Cajons are one of the most accessible percussion pieces for hobbyists and a vital tool for professional musicians.
Djembes
CONNECT WITH RHYTHM!
Djembes are a fundamental percussion instrument with immense popularity throughout the music community because of their accessibility and wide range of sounds that blend with just about any type of music.
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create new sounds
The MEINL Percussion Pickup Instruments can be especially useful in outdoor performances, concerts on a larger stage, or when playing with several musicians, where the instrument has to prevail.
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